Dorothy Pohmurski
  • St. William Church
    5431 Mahoning Avenue
    Warren, OH 44483

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“Dear Marykay, Jerry and Dorann, and all who loved Dorothy Pohmurski, We offer our deepest heartfelt sympathy. We also celebrate her life for she...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Karl W Blissenbach - Lisbon, OH

“I have great memories of my aunt. She was full of life and enthusiasm. She was kind and thoughtful. She will be missed. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Kenneth Blissenbach - Westerville, OH

“This is a profoundly sad loss. Especially for Jerry, Mary Kay, and Dorann, Dorothy's 3 children, whom she loved so much, and was so very proud of. ...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: David Blissenbach - Dublin, OH

“To Dorothy's family I extend my deepest condolences and sympathies on the lossof your Mother. Dorothy was the last living first cousin on my father...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Thomas Sopkovich - Canfield, OH

“I am so sorry to hear my dear Aunt Dorothy has passed away. She was such a kind loving Aunt to me and I have many fond memories of family parties ...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Maxine Blissenbach - YOUNGSTOWN, OH


Dorothy Pohmurski, 90, of Kent, died Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at the Woodlands in Ravenna.

She was born November 9, 1926 in Youngstown, to Stephen and Katherine (Drapp) Sopkovich. She worked as the Head Registration Secretary for the YWCA in 1950-1956 and was the Health Education Secretary in 1951 in Milford, CT. Dorothy was also columnist for Welcome Wagon in Milford, CT from 1961-1962. She enjoyed knitting, family Genealogy, photography and volunteered as a Girl Scout leader.

She is survived by son, Jerry (Kelly) Pohmurski of Kent; daughters, Mary Kay (Richard C.) Ennis of Newark, DE and Dorann Sue (Tuck) Russell of San Diego, CA; and grandson, Scott Ennis of Dallas, TX. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Charles Pohmurski, whom she married May 26, 1956, in 2005; grandson, Alexander Ennis in 2004; sisters, Katherine Blissenbach in 2008 and Marian Sopkovich in 1933; and brother, Stephen Sopkovich in 1983.

Funeral Service will be on Saturday, September 16th at 11 AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Kent. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery with a small gathering immediately to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to St. William Church, 5431 Mahoning Ave, Warren, OH 44483. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory are handling the arrangements.